OPINION | Move Damian Willemse away from No 10 - 'boring' is the SA way

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Damian Willemse had a poor day at the office
Damian Willemse had a poor day at the office

Damian Willemse's pronounced struggle at Newlands during last weekend's Springbok Showdown deserves scrutiny.

Some will, rightly, argue that the 22-year-old flyhalf's performance could've been a proverbial off-day, where everything conspired against him.

It's also true that it was only his second competitive match in almost seven months.

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